Patricia was born November 17, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois. She was the second of four children born to Douglas and Lorene (Hammonds) Evans.
Survivors include: her nephew – Chuck (Kelli) Parino, of Royalton and a dear friend, Pamela Franklin and her family of Vienna.
In addition to her parents, Patricia was preceded in death by her brother – John Evans; and her two sisters – Jean Parino and Sharon Wurest.
Patricia was a lifelong nurse. She received her nurse’s training in Chicago and had been employed as an LPN at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.
Patricia loved to spend time reading and was an accomplished writer. She was a member of the Bethany Baptist Church near Cypress.
A memorial service in honor of Patricia will be held on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna. Pastor Jay Franklin will officiate.
Burial will be in the Mulkeytown Cemetery at a later date.
The family will receive friends Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 10 – 11 a.m. at the Bailey Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Lupus Foundation of America, 2000 L Street, NW, Suite 410, Washington, D.C. 20036-4916.